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Two Kinds of Awareness

You can be aware
of your bodily sensations,
your thoughts,
your breathing patterns–
and you can become aware
of your awareness.
In the first kind of awareness, 250 more words

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Simple Delight

For one moment,
stop asking
Why
How
When...
and just observe.
The consciousness in you
can take in this moment,
can see all of it, 92 more words

Poetry

Who Are You?

Who is the watcher behind your eyes
and the listener inside your ears?
Who is the speaker inside your mouth
and the thinker within your mind? 187 more words

Poetry

Post #5 - Honestly, (by John Ashbery)

we could send you out there
to join the cackle squad,
but hey, that highly accomplished,
thinly regarded equestrian—well there was no way
he was going to join the others’ field trip. 100 more words

Poem A Day

Precious Presence

Forget about the shopping–
give a hug, a flower, a smile,
your time.
We surround ourselves with things,
but none of it can come with us… 58 more words

Poetry

Poem #4 - Dreams (by Langston Hughes)

Hold fast to dreams
For if dreams die
Life is a broken-winged bird
That cannot fly.
Hold fast to dreams
For when dreams go
Life is a barren field
Frozen with snow.

Poem A Day

Closer to Freedom

Our rigid beliefs and expectations
form a prison around our minds,
a prison of our own making.
If we made it, we can knock it down. 58 more words

Poetry